Larry Lessig - Laws that Choke Creativity
A good example of how tight synchronization of slide to speech can over come the issue of using a lot of text on a slide.
Presentation Zen listing of exemplary TED presentations
Great Selection Exceptional TED Presentations here
Other great examples are:
Steve Jobs: 2007 MacWorld Conference Keynote
Watch part on iPhone, well done.
Al Gore: an inconvenient truth DVD
http://www.climatecrisis.net/trailer/ Please see the whole film if you haven't yet. Of course, its content is so important, but also watch him take what is essentially a PowerPoint presentation and make it riveting.
Beyond Bullet Points
Print Out: 5 ways to reduce PowerPoint overload
Made To Stick
Chip and Dan Heath
Print Out: Teaching That Sticks
Print Out: How to Design & Deliver Presentations Like a Pro
10 Delivery Tips : Print Out
Top Ten Slide Tips : Print Out
Slide:ology | The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations
Lessons from TED: 5 Simple Tweaks : Print Out
Print Out: PowerPoint Does Rocket Science--and Better Techniques for Technical Reports
Link to the PowerPoint Videos for TCBoston DL participants